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Posted on: August 8, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Fire department response to person in water

Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District

1020 West Algonquin Road, Lake in the Hills, IL  60156

Incident Press Release

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Contact:         Assistant Chief Mike Kern


                        847-658-8233 Headquarters

847-854-2609 Fax

Larsen Park, Lake in the Hills, Illinois

Water Incident

At 10:40 a.m., August 8, 2017 the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District responded to a report of a subject in the water, at Larsen Park, in Lake in the Hills.  A bystander notified the 911 dispatch center of a subject, face down in the water. First responding emergency personnel arrived on the scene within minutes at 10:44 a.m. and began searching the area. The victim was located and removed from the water by fire department personnel. The scene was turned over to Lake in the Hills Police Department and McHenry County corner. 

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